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Social Media Workshops Offered in Fall 2016

The Office of Communications and Marketing will be offering four different social media workshops to the IUP community in the fall 2016 semester. The workshops focus on best practices, the latest trends, and basic training for the major social media networks. Each workshop will be offered twice on different days at varying times to account for schedules. Space is limited.

Posted on 10/5/2016 11:24:28 AM

Panel Discussion on Benefits to Indiana County of Shell Cracker Plant

The Indiana County Center for Economic Operations has arranged for a panel presentation by industry experts on September 30, 2016, in the Toretti Auditorium of the IUP Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex beginning with a meet-and-greet session at 8:30 a.m., followed by the panel discussion from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and then a question-and-answer session until 11:00 a.m.

Posted on 9/28/2016 4:17:10 PM

IUP Faculty Ask Question of the Day on KDKA-TV Hometown High Q

IUP is the collegiate sponsor for Hometown High Q, an academic quiz show that features high school teams from all over Indiana, Armstrong, Allegheny, and Westmoreland counties. IUP faculty have the opportunity to ask the IUP Question of the Day about topics ranging from history to economics to literature to chemistry to geography.

Posted on 9/21/2016 11:54:46 AM

IUP Emergency Notification System Test on Friday, September 2

IUP Police and the Office of Communications and Marketing will conduct a test of our Emergency Notification System on Friday, September 2, 2016, between 10:15 and 11:45 a.m.

Posted on 8/30/2016 2:41:05 PM

Pokemon Go at IUP: Here, There, and Everywhere (Virtually...)

IUP, like other universities and cities across the nation, is seeing increased foot and vehicle traffic on campus related to the game "Pokemon Go." This digital game, based on Google Maps, is played on mobile telephones. It has players physically searching out and managing Pokemon "creatures" on campus that become visible to players who have downloaded the game.

Posted on 7/13/2016 2:05:38 PM

Keith Hall to Host Police, Fire Departments Training

Keith Hall will be the site of training for Pennsylvania State Police, the FBI, and several local fire departments on March 7, 8, 10, and 12, 2016. There may be a simulation of fires in the building during that time.

Posted on 3/2/2016 3:21:56 PM

IUP Political Science Student Attends Harrisburg Internship Semester

Luke Marcinko, a political science major, is working in the office of state Senator Vincent Hughes as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education.

Posted on 1/26/2016 2:25:51 PM

Social Media Workshops Offered in Spring Semester

The Office of Communications and Marketing will offer two different social media workshop series to the IUP community in the Spring 2016 semester. The workshops focus on best practices, the latest trends, and basic training for the major social media networks.

Posted on 1/15/2016 1:21:36 PM

IUP Students Use Men's Basketball to Help Humane Society

A special fundraising calendar to benefit the Indiana County Humane Society, “Hawks and Hounds”, features members of the IUP men’s basketball team, alumni Darryl Webb, head coach Joe Lombardi and IUP’s Crimson Hawk “Norm” with dogs from the players and coach’s families, and dogs available for adoption from the Indiana County Humane Society.

Posted on 12/16/2015 4:17:23 PM

Help Us Improve Student Electronic Communications

All students who complete the survey will be entered into a drawing for a $40 Amazon gift certificate.

Posted on 12/1/2015 3:49:00 PM

A Message to Students About Healthcare Insurance

Pennsylvania's Insurance Commissioner offers an update to students about health care insurance options.

Posted on 10/21/2015 2:12:05 PM

Lights, Camera, IUP: Film Crew on Campus

On October 12–13, IUP students and faculty will be part of a video shoot being produced by the IUP Office of Communications and Marketing. If you’re in Folger Hall, McElhaney Hall, Wilson Hall, or in the Oak Grove, you’ll see our film crew and our actors and actresses (all IUP students) being part of scenes meant to show off our beautiful campus.

Posted on 10/9/2015 4:11:56 PM

Chancellor Brogan Calls for Even Greater Creativity, Innovation in 'State of the System' Address

Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education is at a crossroads and must become even more creative and innovative to ensure both the system's viability and its ability to best meet the needs of students and the Commonwealth in the future, Chancellor Frank T. Brogan said in his second State of the System address.

Posted on 10/7/2015 2:58:47 PM

“The Allegheny Front” Featuring Simmons’ Tick Research

Biology Professor Tom Simmons will be featured on The Allegheny Front public radio program from September 25 to October 1, 2015.  Simmons will share findings from tick and tick-borne disease research conducted by students in his disease and ecology laboratory as well as by collaborators at other academic institutions and government agencies.

Posted on 9/24/2015 2:20:29 PM

Seeking Extras for IUP Commercial Shoot October 12–13

The IUP Communications and Marketing Office will bring a film crew to campus to gather footage for a new commercial and footage for other recruitment videos on Monday, October 12, and Tuesday, October 13, 2015. Extras are needed to fill public spaces such as the Oak Grove, the Crimson Café, classrooms, and other campus locations. Some extras may be used as primaries in small break-out scenes.

Posted on 9/22/2015 11:08:36 AM

IUP Lifting Club Sponsoring Heroes Workout Event on September 11

The event is designed to honor Navy Lt. Michael Murphy, 29, of Patchogue, N.Y., who was killed in Afghanistan on June 28, 2005. The late Lt. Murphy favored this workout, called “body armor,” and it was renamed in his honor as the “Murph” following his death.

Posted on 9/10/2015 2:51:35 PM

IUP Student Attends the Harrisburg Internship Semester

Justin Johnston of Curwensville is working for the Center for Rural Pennsylvania as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education.

Posted on 9/2/2015 9:59:20 PM

Events Planned for Opening of 2015-16 Academic Year

A host of programming is planned to celebrate the new academic year at Indiana University of Pennsylvania and to welcome new students into the community.

Posted on 8/16/2015 9:09:46 PM

IUP Featured on First Episode of State System of Higher Education Television Show “Infinite Opportunities”

“Infinite Opportunities” a half-hour, public affairs program featuring Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education universities, will premiere on Sunday, July 5, 2015, on the Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN). The weekly program will feature stories about unique programs, student life, and academic offerings at the 14 State System universities.

Posted on 7/1/2015 1:08:24 PM

Campus Memorials Honor Those Who Made Ultimate Sacrifice

Over the years, members of the IUP community have paid tribute to those in our armed forces who made the ultimate sacrifice by constructing memorials around campus. This Memorial Day, as you take a moment to remember the fallen, learn more about the campus memorials honoring them.

Posted on 5/21/2015 10:39:07 PM

Final Community Design Workshop Schedule Announced

The third and final community design workshop for the Indiana Community University District Plan will take place on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex. The Indiana Community University District Plan is a highly focused planning effort in the areas around the IUP campus.

Posted on 2/9/2015 2:47:10 PM

IUP To Pilot New Tuition Flexibility Program

Indiana University of Pennsylvania will pilot a new per-credit tuition pricing program for the fall 2015 semester. The Tuition Pricing Flexibility Pilot, approved by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Board of Governors on January 22, structures tuition charges on a per-credit basis to all resident undergraduate students (students who domicile in Pennsylvania).

Posted on 1/22/2015 1:28:12 PM

IUP-TV to Broadcast Special IUP Center for Media Production Programs

A Thanksgiving football marathon and a special IRMC anniversary documentary are among special programming to run on IUP-TV, the student-run television station.

Posted on 11/20/2014 8:44:16 PM

Your Voice is Needed at the Community Design Workshop

Community participation for the Indiana Community University District Plan is needed in the community design workshops being held at the KCAC this week, October 28–30, 2014. The workshops are free and open to all.

Posted on 10/27/2014 11:00:37 AM

IUP Television Marketing Campaign Extends to Eastern Pennsylvania

In September, 2014, eastern Pennsylvanians will see IUP messages on television, in print, and on billboards, especially in and around the Lehigh Valley.

Posted on 9/15/2014 4:27:05 PM

IUP and Indiana Community Invited to Attend Community Design Workshop

The public workshop will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, in the PNC Room at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

Posted on 9/14/2014 2:59:11 PM

IUP Admissions Recruitment Strategies Highlighted in Tribune Review

IUP was featured in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review on Sunday, September 7, 2014 as part of a story discussing how colleges are trying new recruiting strategies.

Posted on 9/8/2014 10:06:33 PM

Spring 2014 “IUP Magazine” in Mail, Online

The Spring 2014 issue of “IUP Magazine” highlights alumni contributions to the future of science and more.

Posted on 4/8/2014 2:52:00 PM

Win $100: Keep Your Eyes Peeled for the IUP Mobile App Survey

Last year IUP released a new mobile application: IUP Mobile. We need your help to find out how well it’s working for students, faculty, and staff.

Posted on 2/25/2014 3:49:43 PM

Webcast on Proposed PASSHE Weapons Management Policy Scheduled for January 9

An hour-long webcast featuring Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education officials will be held beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 9, 2014, to provide information about a proposed policy that would restrict the possession of “deadly or offensive weapons” on PASSHE university campuses. 

Posted on 1/7/2014 9:21:15 AM

Update to Protocol for Death Notices, New Condolences Website

Review of IUP procedures for death notices and the introduction of a new condolences website.

Posted on 12/10/2013 1:00:36 PM

You’ll Need These Two Minutes: Vine Contest

Students, faculty, staff—or anyone: create a vine that shows how you can save two minutes of your time each day. Best vine wins time in the form of an IUP clock.

Posted on 11/7/2013 9:04:10 PM

Filming on Campus: Remote Control Helicopter

On Tuesday, October 1, 2013 a remote control helicopter equipped with a video camera will be gathering footage of the IUP campus.

Posted on 9/29/2013 9:34:49 PM

Kick Off of Find Your Success Marketing Campaign

This week, IUP will begin airing commercials featuring our new tag line, Find Your Success. The Communications and Marketing Office invites you to learn a little more about the concept.

Posted on 9/18/2013 9:49:00 PM

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff for Navy Yard Shooting Victims

President Obama orders all flags to fly at half-staff for the week.

Posted on 9/17/2013 12:30:47 PM

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Representative Dick Hess

At the direction of Governor Tom Corbett, all Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at Commonwealth facilities statewide are to be lowered to half-staff immediately in honor of State Representative Dick L. Hess, who passed away on September 6, 2013, at the age of 74.

Posted on 9/9/2013 1:08:29 PM

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Governor William Scranton

Scranton passed away on July 28, 2013. Flags shall remain at half-staff through sunset on the day of his burial.

Posted on 7/29/2013 4:12:17 PM

Seeking Extras for Filming of IUP Commercial

Be in the next IUP commercial! Extras are needed for the roles of students and parents.

Posted on 4/23/2013 3:32:47 PM

IUP on Radio, Week of March 18

Tuesday, February 19: Hank Knerr on “Indiana in the Morning,” 7:45 a.m., WDAD AM 1450, and “Hometown Magazine,” 8:00 a.m., WCCS AM 1160

Posted on 3/15/2013 1:03:53 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of February 18

Tuesday, February 19: Hank Knerr on Indiana in the Morning, 7:45 a.m., WDAD AM 1450, and Hometown Magazine, 8:00 a.m., WCCS AM 1160

Posted on 2/12/2013 3:29:31 PM

Flags Lowered to Half-Staff to Honor Senator Daniel Inouye

President Obama has issued a proclamation as a mark of respect for the memory and longstanding service of Senator Daniel K. Inouye, president pro tempore of the U.S. Senate. Inouye passed away on December 17, 2012.

Posted on 12/19/2012 10:34:37 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of December 3

Monday, Dec. 3: David Zacur, Criminal Justice Training Academy, on “Hometown Magazine,” 9:00 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160; Tuesday, Dec. 4: Michelle Fryling, Media Relations, on “Indiana in the Morning,” 7:45 a.m., WDAD-AM 1450

Posted on 11/30/2012 3:32:28 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of November 19

Tuesday, Nov. 20: Hank Knerr, Director, Lively Arts, on Indiana in the Morning, WDAD-AM 1450; Hometown Magazine, WCCS-AM 1160

Posted on 11/18/2012 11:53:37 PM

SECA Campaign 2012 Wrap-Up

The State Employee Combined Appeal (SECA) campaign officially ended on Friday, November 9, 2012. A total of 132 IUP employees donated $42,120, including 33 individuals who made a first-time donation to SECA.

Posted on 11/15/2012 9:16:31 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of November 12

Monday, Nov. 12: Bevi Powell, Coordinator, Indiana Regional Highway Safety Project, on “Indiana in the Morning,” WDAD AM 1450

Posted on 11/9/2012 8:50:05 AM

SECA Extended One Week Due to Hurricane Sandy

Due to delays and office closings caused by Hurricane Sandy, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is extending the SECA (State Employee Combined Appeal) campaign by one week until Friday, November 9, 2012.

Posted on 11/2/2012 1:25:53 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of November 5

Monday, Nov. 5: David Lorenzi, Health and Physical Education, on “Hometown Magazine,” WCCS-AM 1160; Tuesday, Nov. 6: Michele Fryling, Director, Media Relations, on “Indiana in the Morning,” WDAD-AM 1450; Wednesday, Nov. 7: Gwen Torges and David Chambers, professors of Political Science, on “Hometown Magazine,” WCCS-AM 1160

Posted on 11/2/2012 10:47:21 AM

SECA Prize Winners Update: Week of October 29

Here are the latest winners of the 2012 State Employee Combined Appeal campaign. The campaign runs through November 2. Everyone who contributes is eligible for prizes.

Posted on 10/31/2012 9:21:41 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of October 29

Tuesday, Oct. 30: Bevi Powell, Coordinator, Highway Safety Program, on “Hometown Magazine,” WCCS-AM 1160; Wednesday, Oct. 31: Professor Laurel Black, member of Paranormal Society, on “Hometown Magazine”

Posted on 10/28/2012 1:18:08 PM

SECA Prize Winners Update: Week of October 22

Here are the latest winners of the 2012 State Employee Combined Appeal campaign. The campaign runs through November 2. Everyone who contributes is eligible for prizes.

Posted on 10/23/2012 2:05:12 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of October 22

Tuesday, October 23: Bevi Powell, coordinator, Indiana Highway Safety Program, on “Indiana in the Morning,” WDAD-AM 1450; David Chambers, professor of political science, on “Hometown Magazine,” WCCS-AM 1160

Posted on 10/19/2012 11:06:03 AM

PASSHE, SCUPA Reach Tentative Agreement on New Contract

The new contract would run through June 30, 2015. Both parties said they believe the tentative agreement, which was reached on October 16, 2012, is a fair one and will recommend its ratification.

Posted on 10/18/2012 12:22:56 PM

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Arlen Specter

At the direction of Governor Tom Corbett, all Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at commonwealth facilities throughout the commonwealth are to be lowered to half-staff in honor of U.S. Senator Arlen Specter, who died on Sunday, October 14. Flags shall remain at half-staff until interment.

Posted on 10/15/2012 2:42:31 PM

SECA Prize Winners Update

Here are the current winners of the 2012 State Employee Combined Appeal (SECA) campaign. The campaign runs through November 2. Everyone contributing will be eligible for prizes.

Posted on 10/15/2012 2:27:58 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of October 15

Monday, Oct. 15: Mac Fiddner, professor of political science, on Hometown Magazine, WCCS-AM 1160 | Tuesday, Oct. 16: Hank Knerr, director of Lively Arts, on Indiana in the Morning, WDAD-AM 1450 | Wednesday, Oct. 17: David Chambers, professor of political science, on Hometown Magazine  |  Thursday, Oct. 18: Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, on Hometown Magazine

Posted on 10/12/2012 2:32:36 PM

SECA and Indiana County United Way Incentive Prizes

The generosity of numerous on-campus organizations has once again provided incentive prizes for this year’s campaign. Drawings will start Monday, October 8 and will continue weekly through the end of the campaign. All those making a SECA pledge will be entered and eligible for all the weekly drawings.

Posted on 10/2/2012 3:39:18 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of October 1

Oct. 1: "Central PA Live," WTAJ TV: Thomas Simmons; "Hometown Magazine, WCCS-AM 1160: Rick Kutz  |  Oct. 2: "Indiana in the Morning," WDAD-AM 1450: Michelle Fryling  |  Oct. 3: "Indiana in the Morning," WDAD-AM 1450: President Michael Driscoll; "Hometown Magazine, WCCS-AM 1160: Gwen Torges

Posted on 9/28/2012 4:20:32 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of September 25

September 25: WCCS AM 1160: Sam Clutter, Safety Director, 8:00 a.m., Hometown Magazine

Posted on 9/21/2012 4:15:46 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of September 17

Tuesday, September 18:
WDAD-AM 1450  |  7:45 a.m. | Indiana in the Morning
Hank Knerr, Director of Lively Arts

Wednesday, September 19:  
WCCS-AM 1160 | 8:00 a.m.  | Hometown Magazine
Gwendolyn Torges, Assistant Professor of Political Science

Posted on 9/14/2012 3:04:17 PM

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Stevens, American Personnel in Libya, Armstrong, Yeager, September 13–16

Flags shall fly at half-staff through Sunday, September 16, in honor of John Christopher Stevens, U.S. Ambassador to Libya, and American personnel killed in Benghazi; astronaut Neil Armstrong; and Corporal John D. Yeager, who died in World War II.

Posted on 9/13/2012 4:02:37 PM

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff on September 11

By proclamation of the President of the United States, flags are to be flown at half staff on Tuesday, September 11, in honor of Patriot Day.

Posted on 9/10/2012 2:52:51 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of September 10

Tuesday, September 11: WCCS-AM 1160, 7:45 a.m., “Indiana in the Morning”: Michelle Fryling, director, Media Relations

Posted on 9/6/2012 3:53:36 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of September 3

Tuesday, September 4—WCCS-AM 1160: Stephanie Phillips and Kate Cressinger, 7:45 a.m., Indiana in the Morning; Thomas Simmons, 8:00 a.m., Hometown Magazine

Posted on 8/30/2012 4:00:29 PM

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Memory of Neil Armstrong

As a mark of respect for the memory of Neil Armstrong, all flags will be flown at half staff on Friday, August 31 as ordered by official proclamation of the President of the United States. 

Posted on 8/29/2012 4:27:37 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of August 27

Friday, August 31: President Michael Driscoll on “Hometown Magazine,” WCCS-AM 1160, 8:00 a.m.

Posted on 8/23/2012 3:47:26 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of August 20

Tuesday, August 21:  WCCS-AM 1160, 7:45 a.m., “Indiana in the Morning”: Hank Knerr, Director, Lively Arts

Posted on 8/16/2012 2:33:57 PM

IUP Shares in Telling Indiana’s Hometown Story on Public Television, August 9

Faculty, retired faculty, alumni, and staff join members of the community in sharing stories about Indiana today and in history for “Our Town: Indiana,” premiering Thursday, August 9, at 8 00 p.m. on WPSU TV.

Posted on 8/6/2012 6:35:08 PM

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff for Victims at Oak Creek, Wis.

As a mark of respect for the victims of violence in Oak Creek, Wis., on August 5, 2012, all flags on campus will be flown at half-staff effective immediately, by order of official proclamation of the President of the United States.

Posted on 8/6/2012 4:56:57 PM

IUP on the Radio and TV, Week of August 6

August 7: Michelle Fryling, Director, Media Relations, on “Indiana in the Morning,” 7:45 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160

Posted on 8/3/2012 8:35:47 AM

IUP on the Radio and TV, Week of July 30

July 31: Sam Clutter, Director, Public Safety, on “Hometown Magazine,” 8:00 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160 || August 1: Michelle Fryling, Director, Media Relations, on “Hometown Magazine,” 8:00 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160

Posted on 7/27/2012 11:50:06 AM

PASSHE News: Governor Corbett Signs Higher Education Modernization Act

The law comprises a series of bills that will “modernize” the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, providing the 14 member universities new competitive and cost-savings opportunities and granting them the ability to offer advanced degree programs designed to meet the specific needs of employers in their regions and the Commonwealth.

Posted on 7/9/2012 4:57:05 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of July 2

July 2: Michelle Fryling, Director, Media Relations, on “Indiana in the Morning,” 7:45 a.m., WDAD-AM 1450

Posted on 6/29/2012 3:30:38 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of June 25

June 25: Michelle Fryling, Director, Media Relations, on “Hometown Magazine,” 8:00 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160; June 27: Hank Knerr, Director, Lively Arts, on “Indiana in the Morning,” 7:45 a.m., WDAD-AM 1450

Posted on 6/22/2012 5:00:04 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of June 18

June 20: Terry Appolonia, Dean, IUP Punxsutawney, on Hometown Magazine, 9:00 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160

Posted on 6/18/2012 3:58:38 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of June 11

June 15: Meghan Pace, Graduate Student, Archaeology, Hometown Magazine, 9:00 a.m., WCCS AM 1160

Posted on 6/8/2012 9:01:59 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of June 4

June 5: Michelle Fryling, Hometown Magazine, 9:00 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160

Posted on 5/31/2012 11:51:03 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of May 28

May 31: Michelle Fryling, Hometown Magazine, 8:00 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160

Posted on 5/25/2012 1:38:01 PM

Follow-up: Blood Donations in Memory of Ryan Cook

Anyone who wishes to donate blood in memory of student Ryan Cook can call the American Red Cross Indiana County Chapter at (724) 465-5678 to get information about blood drive locations, dates, and times.

Posted on 5/25/2012 12:33:11 PM

Campus Invited to Meet Third Candidate for Associate Vice President of Communications and Marketing

The university community is invited to meet candidate Carmella Manges at a presentation on Wednesday, May 30, 2012.

Posted on 5/25/2012 12:30:49 PM

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Observance of Memorial Day

The U.S. and Pennsylvania flags will fly at half-staff on Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day.

Posted on 5/22/2012 5:05:22 PM

Campus Invited to Meet Second Candidate for Associate Vice President of Communications and Marketing

The university community is invited to meet candidate Mark Parfitt at a presentation on Wednesday, May 23, 2012.

Posted on 5/21/2012 9:29:30 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of May 21

May 21: Meghan Pace, Hometown Magazine, 8:00 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160; May 22: Bill Speidel, Hometown Magazine, 8:00 a.m., WCCS-AM 1160; May 23: Bevi Powell, Central PA Live, 4:00 p.m., WTAJ-TV

Posted on 5/18/2012 2:53:29 PM

Campus Invited to Meet First Candidate for Associate Vice President of Communications and Marketing

The university community is invited to meet candidate Brian Speer at a presentation on Monday, May 21, 2012.

Posted on 5/18/2012 10:36:49 AM

Candidate Interviews for Associate Vice President for Communications and Marketing

Candidates for the position will interview at IUP on May 21, May 23, and May 30, 2012. Members of the university community are invited to attend each candidates’ presentation.

Posted on 5/17/2012 2:30:46 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of May 14

Friday, May 18—WCCS-AM 1160: Hometown Magazine, 8:00 a.m.: 
President David Werner

Posted on 5/11/2012 2:55:35 PM

Door Prizes and Give-away Items Wanted for Picnics in the Grove

If your department or office has any special items that you would like to have included in the raffles at the Picnics in the Grove, please contact Patti Simmons at psimmons@iup.edu or at 724-357-1961.

Posted on 5/11/2012 9:01:46 AM

Flags at Half-Staff in Honor of U.S. Army Captain Michael Braden

Captain Braden died on April 18 in Bagram, Afghanistan, and will be buried with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery on May 11.

Posted on 5/10/2012 12:01:10 PM

WPSU-TV Production of “Our Town: Indiana” Seeks Volunteers

Indiana County will be featured in an August episode of WPSU-TV’s “Our Town” TV series, and all members of the community are invited to participate in this day-in-the-life program to help highlight what makes Indiana special.

Posted on 5/3/2012 10:59:15 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of April 30

Tuesday, May 1, 2012—WDAD-AM 1450, 7:45 a.m., Indiana in the Morning, and WCCS-AM 1160, 8:00 a.m., Hometown Magazine: Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations

Posted on 4/27/2012 9:08:34 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of April 23

Monday, April 23—8:30 a.m., Mary Jo Lyttle, Director of Alumni Relations, Hometown Magazine, WCCS-AM 1160. Tuesday, April 24—Rita Johnson, Professor of Food and Nutrition, 7:45 a.m., Indiana in the Morning, WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 4/20/2012 11:55:28 AM

Help Promote Your Departmental Alumni Speaker Event

Is your department sponsoring an event featuring an alumnus or alumna speaker? Contact the University Communications Office in advance, so we can help you promote this in the best way possible.

Posted on 4/18/2012 3:33:22 PM

IUP on TV and Radio, Week of April 9

Monday, April 9: Student Libby Ann Longlott on WDAD-AM 1450, Indiana in the Morning, 7:45 a.m.; College of Education and Educational Techonology faculty on WCCS-AM 1160, Hometown Magazine, 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 10: Sam Clutter, IUP Director of Public Safety, on WCCS-AM 1160, Hometown Magazine, 9:00 a.m.

Posted on 4/5/2012 2:58:24 PM

State System Board of Governors Names Presidents for East Stroudsburg, Slippery Rock

The Board of Governors of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education selected Cheryl Norton to serve as Slippery Rock University’s next president and Marcia Welsh to serve as East Stroudsburg University’s next president.

Posted on 4/5/2012 2:23:19 PM

Help Promote Your Honor Society Student Inductees

As honor societies induct new student members during Spring semester, the Office of Media Relations wants to publicize this recognition of our outstanding students.

Posted on 3/30/2012 2:02:28 PM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of April 2

Tuesday, 7:45 a.m.: Michelle Fryling, director of media relations, on Indiana in the Morning, WDAD-AM 1450. Wednesday, 4:00–5:00 p.m.: Bevi Powell, coordinator, Indiana Regional Highway Safety Project at IUP, on Central PA Live, WTAJ-TV, Comcast channel 193.

Posted on 3/30/2012 11:34:33 AM

IUP on Radio and TV, Week of March 26

Schedule of IUP faculty, staff, or student guest appearances on radio and TV.

Posted on 3/23/2012 1:34:23 PM

IUP on Radio and TV This Week

Schedule of IUP faculty, staff, or student guest appearances on radio and TV.

Posted on 3/16/2012 2:26:33 PM

Cahalan to Discuss Kahn Folk Concert on “Acoustic Hour” Radio Program, March 18

English professor Jim Cahalan will be a guest on Acoustic Hour, WCCS 1160 AM, 9:00–10:00 a.m., on Sunday, March 18, 2012.

Posted on 3/14/2012 4:20:14 PM

Cahalan to Discuss Appalachian Studies Conference on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, March 15

English professor Jim Cahalan will be a guest on the program, which airs at 9:00 a.m. on WCCS 1160 AM.

Posted on 3/12/2012 8:14:07 PM

Chambers to Discuss Presidential Primaries on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, March 14

Political science professor David Chambers will be a guest on the radio program, which airs at 9:00 a.m. on WCCS 1160 AM.

Posted on 3/12/2012 7:52:14 PM

IUP Expertise in the News: Water-Quality Sampling of Beaver Run Reservoir

Results of the IUP Energy Team's third round of water-quality sampling of Beaver Run Reservoir are reported in the news story "Gas Drilling Isn't Harming Reservoir Water, IUP Tests Show," in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review, March 11, 2012.

Posted on 3/12/2012 3:04:06 PM

Cahalan to Discuss Appalachian Studies Conference on WTAJ-TV's “Central PA Live,” March 9

English professor Jim Cahalan will discuss the 35th Annual Appalachian Studies Conference, to be hosted by IUP March 23–25. The program airs 4:00–5:00 p.m. on Comcast cable channel 193.

Posted on 3/8/2012 7:06:38 PM

IUP on “Indiana in the Morning” Radio Program, March 6

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the March 15 presentation of the President's Medal of Distinction to Senator Don White and other IUP topics of community interest on Tuesday, 7:45 a.m., on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 3/2/2012 1:13:05 PM

Speidel to Discuss New Academic Scholarship Fund on Hometown Magazine Radio Program, February 28

Bill Speidel, associate vice president for development, will discuss the newly established Academic Achievement Scholarship, the University Family Campaign, and the critical role fundraising plays in the life of IUP at 9:00 a.m. on WCCS 1160 AM.

Posted on 2/23/2012 4:24:14 PM

Wisnicki to Discuss Dramatic Recovery of Livingstone Diary on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, February 27

Adrian Wisnicki, assistant professor of English, will discuss his team's recovery, through spectral imaging, of a journal of legendary Scottish explorer David Livingstone at 9:00 a.m. on WCCS 1160 AM.

Posted on 2/22/2012 5:05:36 PM

Dougherty to Discuss Indiana's Place in Appalachia on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, February 20

Sociology professor Jim Dougherty is director of the Center for Northern Appalachian Studies at IUP. The program airs at 8:00 a.m. on WCCS 1160 AM.

Posted on 2/15/2012 2:02:19 PM

Kulik and Kroner to Discuss IUP's New “ASAP” Fitness Program for Kids on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, February 14

Keri Kulik is a faculty member and Michael Kroner Jr. a graduate student in the Department of Health and Physical Education. The program airs at 8:00 a.m. on WCCS 1160 AM.

Posted on 2/10/2012 3:06:24 PM

PASSHE Statement on Governor Corbett’s 2012–2013 Proposed Budget

A joint statement from Guido Pichini, chair of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education’s Board of Governors, and PASSHE Chancellor John C. Cavanaugh in response to Gov. Tom Corbett’s proposed 2012–2013 state budget.

Posted on 2/7/2012 4:35:21 PM

Governor Corbett to Make State Budget Address February 7

The address begins at 11:30 a.m. It will be broadcast by PCN-TV and streamed live on the PCN website.

Posted on 2/3/2012 11:52:35 AM

Criminology Professor Giever to Discuss November White House Shooting on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, February 6

Dennis Giever will discuss the White House shooting incident on WCCS 1160 AM on Monday, February 6, 2012, from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. Nick Ruffner '06 hosts.

Posted on 2/2/2012 3:34:40 PM

IUP on “Indiana in the Morning” Radio Program, February 7

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the Six O'Clock Series of lectures, several service learning events, and more upcoming IUP activities on WDAD-AM 1450 on Tuesday, February 7, 2012, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 2/2/2012 12:08:26 PM

Follow IUP on Twitter

Students can get news about opportunities, dates and deadlines, and events through IUP's Twitter feed, @IUPedu. Follow it today!

Posted on 1/30/2012 1:07:50 PM

IUP on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, January 26

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will be a guest on the Hometown Magazine show on WCCS-AM 1160 on Thursday, January 26, 2012, from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.

Posted on 1/24/2012 9:14:37 AM

Pennsylvania Flag at Half-Staff to Honor Joe Paterno

At the direction of Governor Tom Corbett, all Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at Commonwealth facilities are to be flown at half-staff in honor of legendary Penn State coach Joe Paterno, who passed away January 22, 2012.

Posted on 1/23/2012 3:20:44 PM

IUP on “Hometown Magazine” Radio Program, January 20

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the selection of Michael Driscoll as IUP’s new president on the Hometown Magazine show on WCCS-AM 1160 on Friday, January 20, 2012, at 8:40 a.m.

Posted on 1/19/2012 2:17:15 PM

IUP on “Indiana in the Morning” Radio Program, January 17

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will be a guest on the Indiana in the Morning show on WDAD-AM 1450 on Tuesday, January 17, 2012. The program airs at 7:45 a.m. and is hosted by Todd Marino.

Posted on 1/12/2012 9:15:49 AM

Pennsylvania Flag at Half-Staff to Honor Police Officer John David Dryer

The Pennsylvania flag at IUP will be lowered to half-staff to honor East Washington police officer John “David” Dryer, who was killed in the line of duty on December 18, 2011.

 

Posted on 12/19/2011 3:21:01 PM

Flags at Half-Staff for Pearl Harbor Day

Flags at all state facilities, including the IUP campus, will be flown at half-staff on Wednesday, December 7, 2011, in honor of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

Posted on 12/6/2011 4:26:30 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Upcoming Events, Commencement, and More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, IUP Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting's Indiana in the Morning show on Tuesday, December 6 at 7:45 a.m

Posted on 12/5/2011 12:13:47 PM

IUP Magazine Fall-Winter 2011 Issue Available Online

IUP Magazine’s Fall-Winter 2011 issue will soon be in the mail, but much of the content is available now on the IUP Magazine website.

Posted on 12/1/2011 9:39:12 AM

SECA Campaign Wrapping Up

While the SECA campaign “officially” ended on Friday, November 4, 2011, pledge forms and donations can still be processed this week. The window is still open!

Posted on 11/8/2011 8:59:08 AM

Last Week to Sign Up for SECA

This year’s SECA campaign is drawing to a close—the last day to sign up is this Friday, November 4. But that’s still enough time to make a difference for the nonprofits and charity organizations that help enrich our lives.

Posted on 10/31/2011 10:28:57 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Monks, Family Weekend, Hawk Rock, and More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, IUP Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning show on Tuesday, November 1, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. The show, hosted by Todd Marino, can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 10/28/2011 3:03:41 PM

SECA Lunch Prizes Update

The SECA Benefit Lunch took place on Thursday, October 27, 2011, in the Oak Room. The third drawing of prizes took place at the luncheon.

Posted on 10/27/2011 3:37:53 PM

SECA Update: Two Weeks Remaining

There are two weeks remaining in this year’s SECA campaign, still time to make a difference for the nonprofits and charity organizations that help enrich our lives. Here are the winners for the second drawing of prizes.

Posted on 10/24/2011 3:23:09 PM

SECA Update: Three Weeks Remaining

SECA: State Employee Combined Appeal

There are three weeks remaining in this year’s SECA campaign, still time to make a difference for the nonprofits and charity organizations that help enrich our lives. Here are the winners for the first drawing of prizes.

Posted on 10/17/2011 11:47:17 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Upcoming Citizenship Ceremony, Six O’Clock Series, and Homecoming

Michelle Fryling, IUP Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning show on Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 7:45 a.m. The show, hosted by Todd Marino, can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 9/30/2011 10:57:21 AM

Chancellor Issues Letter Regarding PASSHE Stance on Bullying

PASSHE Chancellor John Cavanaugh urges everyone to address the issue of bullying and to work toward eliminating harassment in all its forms.

Posted on 9/26/2011 9:16:29 AM

SECA 2011: “I Give Because…”

The SECA Campaign is your chance to support charitable organizations around the corner and around the world. The 2011 SECA campaign runs from September 19 through November 4, 2011.

Posted on 9/23/2011 8:33:03 AM

New Blog Talks About IUP

IUP’s Communications staff has started a new project to help bring to the public eye all the good things happening on campus.

Posted on 9/2/2011 4:06:56 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Homecoming Plans, September 11 Anniversary on Radio

Michelle Fryling, IUP Media Relations Director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting's "Indiana in the Morning" show on Tuesday, September 6, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. The show, hosted by Todd Marino, can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 9/1/2011 9:17:38 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Opening of the Academic Year on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning this morning, Friday, August 26, 2011, at 8:45 a.m. The show can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 8/25/2011 11:19:49 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Convocation, Picnics, and More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss Picnics in the Grove, the new student calendar, Freshman Convocation, and more on WDAD-AM 1450, Tuesday, August 2, 2011, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 7/29/2011 8:24:50 AM

Pichini Makes History as New PASSHE Board Chairman

Guido M. Pichini made history when he was elected chair of the Board of Governors of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education in June.

Posted on 7/28/2011 2:00:23 PM

Board of Governors Approves Tuition Increase for 2011–2012

The Board of Governors of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) today approved a $436 tuition increase for the 2011–2012 academic year.

Posted on 6/30/2011 2:47:24 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Picnics, Kennywood, More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss Picnics in the Grove, IUP Day at Kennywood, summer sessions, and more on WDAD-AM 1450, Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 6/30/2011 1:48:49 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Summer 2011 Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 6/3/2011 3:19:59 PM

Cowles to Discuss Women’s Conference on Radio

Malinda Cowles, chair of the upcoming women’s conference, will discuss the event on radio show Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450. The conference is May 25 at the Kovalchick Complex.

Posted on 5/13/2011 1:36:29 PM

IUP on the Radio, May 3, 2011: More Information

Find more information about news and events mentioned by Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, May 3, 2011, on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 5/2/2011 2:38:29 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Commencement, More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss Commencement, the upcoming picnic season, recent university honors, and more on WDAD-AM 1450, Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 4/29/2011 12:44:28 PM

Message to PASSHE Faculty and Staff from Chancellor Cavanaugh

John Cavanaugh, chancellor of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, thanks faculty and staff members for their recent efforts to represent and build awareness of the State System.

Posted on 4/12/2011 11:46:00 AM

IUP on the Radio, April 5, 2011: More Information

Find more information about news and events mentioned by Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, April 5, 2011.

Posted on 4/4/2011 10:48:44 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss 2011 Research Appreciation Week, Alumni and Faculty Awards on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will discuss IUP’s upcoming events and latest news on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning, Tuesday, April 5, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 4/1/2011 1:56:16 PM

PASSHE’s Cavanaugh to Appear at Budget Hearing

Chancellor Cavanaugh will appear Monday, March 28, before the state House Appropriations Committee to discuss PASSHE’s 2011–2012 appropriations request. The budget hearing, set to begin at 1:30 p.m., can be viewed live.

Posted on 3/25/2011 8:24:52 PM

Powers Presents on Website User Research

Dr. Michael Powers, Director of Web Services, presented on affordable research methods for finding out more about visitors to a website at the CUPRAP Spring Professional Development Conference in Hershey, Pa.

Posted on 3/24/2011 2:30:47 PM

University Magazine Earns National Honor

IUP Magazine was one of five winners in the External Publication category of the Educational Advertising Awards competition sponsored by Higher Education Marketing Report.

Posted on 2/28/2011 5:11:23 PM

IUP on the Radio: More Information

Links to more information about events and news items mentioned by Michelle Fryling, Media Relations Director, on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, March 1, 2011.

Posted on 2/28/2011 4:45:46 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Kovalchick Complex Opening, Other News on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. The show can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 2/25/2011 2:34:28 PM

PASSHE Unveils New Police Uniform Pin

PASSHE Chancellor John C. Cavanaugh presented state system police officers with a new uniform pin at meeting in Harrisburg Thursday, February 24, 2011. The new pin was unveiled during a brief ceremony, held during Thursday’s negotiating session between PASSHE and

Posted on 2/25/2011 12:15:10 PM

Princes to Discuss Black History Month Events on Radio

Dr. Carolyn Princes, associate dean of Students and director of the African American Cultural Center, will be a guest on radio show Indiana in the Morning on Friday, February 11, 2011, at 8:30 a.m. The show can be heard on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 2/9/2011 11:28:37 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Spring 2011 Events on Radio

Media Relations Director Michelle Fryling will discuss upcoming events for the Spring 2011 semester on radio show Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, February 1, 2011, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 1/28/2011 10:12:10 AM

New Mailing System for “IUP Daily”

Monday, January 10, 2011, marks the debut of a new delivery system for IUP Daily. The new system should result in better on-time delivery and fewer problems with dropped subscriptions.

Posted on 1/7/2011 4:33:27 PM

“PASSHE News Post” for January 3, 2011, Focuses on Community College Transfer Students

The latest issue of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education’s newsletter focuses on what PASSHE is doing to assist students from community colleges with the transfer to System schools and what students in the System are studying.

Posted on 1/3/2011 10:36:49 AM

PASSHE to Launch New Website

The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education will introduce a new website December 16, 2010, that focuses on providing services to potential students and their families.

Posted on 12/15/2010 3:31:28 PM

“IUP Daily,” Web Content Publication Schedules during 2010 Winter Break

IUP Daily, the newsletter distributed to all employees via e-mail, will not be published Tuesday, December 21, 2010, through Monday, January 3, 2011, because of the winter break. Anything that needs to appear in IUP Daily before Tuesday, January 4, the day the newsletter resumes, should be submitted to the  Web

Posted on 12/10/2010 3:58:21 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss 2010 Midyear Commencement on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will discuss midyear Commencement and holiday season events at IUP on the Indiana in the Morning radio show on WDAD-AM 1450 at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, December 7, 2010.

Posted on 12/3/2010 1:30:21 PM

List of 2010 Holiday Season Events at IUP

Following is a list of holiday season events at IUP. The Communications office will keep an updated list at Holiday Season Events for 2010 . To have an event added to this list, IUP departments and offices should place the event on the Central Calendar or send information to the Web Team via e-mail at web-tea

Posted on 11/27/2010 10:53:50 PM

Use the Bulletin Board to Get the Word Out

Are you selling furniture or a car? Are you searching for tickets for an upcoming concert or game? You can do those things and more with the Bulletin Board on the IUP website.

Posted on 11/18/2010 3:27:36 PM

Marketing Pieces Available for Printing

Marketing handouts provided by the Office of Communications are available to departments and offices for printing and distribution.

Posted on 10/25/2010 2:50:26 PM

Final 2010 SECA Prizewinners Named

See the names of winners drawn from among faculty and staff members who made final-week pledges or gifts to SECA (the State Employee Combined Appeal).

Posted on 10/22/2010 11:41:13 AM

Luncheon to Cap 2010 SECA Fund Drive

ARAMARK will sponsor a SECA Campaign Luncheon on Thursday, October 21, 2010, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Oak Room. The menu will be a traditional turkey dinner. The cost is the Oak Room’s usual $6.50. Take-outs will be available.

Posted on 10/15/2010 3:31:46 PM

PASSHE Board of Governors Meeting to Be Webcast Live

A live webcast of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Board of Governors meeting at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 13, 2010, will be available on the PASSHE website.

Posted on 10/12/2010 1:47:48 PM

SECA 2010 Drawing Yields First Prizewinners

See the prizewinners from those who made first-week pledges or gifts to SECA (the State Employee Combined Appeal) for the 2010 campaign. Remaining drawings for prizes will be held October 15 and 22.

Posted on 10/8/2010 3:10:43 PM

Alumna, Author Sarkees to Be on Radio October 8

Joey Lynn Guarneri Sarkees, IUP alumna and author of Earth Angels, a book about IUP’s 2003 Women’s Rugby Club, will be a guest on the Indiana in the Morning radio show Friday, October 8, 2010, at 8:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM radio, 1450.

Posted on 10/6/2010 10:17:52 AM

It’s Time for SECA 2010

This is the month to make pledges or gifts to SECA (the State Employee Combined Appeal). In addition to helping neighbors near and far, the gifts and pledges of IUP employees will make donors eligible for prize drawings.

Posted on 10/1/2010 12:21:44 PM

Creative Services Abbreviated Hours Starting September

Creative Services, within the Office of Communications, will have abbreviated hours beginning September 13 through December 31, 2010.

Posted on 9/13/2010 10:53:30 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Fall 2010 Opening Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, September 7, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 9/2/2010 1:50:35 PM

Media Relations Director on Radio August 2010

Michelle Fryling,  Media Relations  director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, August 3, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. The show can be heard on radio station WDAD-AM 1450. Fryling will recap some of the summer activities at IUP, including the final  Picnic in the Grove  on Wednesday

Posted on 7/30/2010 3:09:22 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Summer 2010 Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be on the Indiana in the Morning radio show Tuesday, June 8, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450. Her interview was rescheduled from June 1 due to technical difficulties at the station.

Posted on 6/4/2010 10:09:22 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Ruddock Hall, Innovation Awards, Siemens Gift, More on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning radio show on Tuesday, June 1, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 5/27/2010 3:48:36 PM

Media Relations Director on Radio May 4, 2010

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will discuss May Commencement and more on radio show Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 4/30/2010 9:11:05 AM

Media Relations Director to Promote IUP Cares Program on Radio

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s Indiana in the Morning on Thursday, April 29, 2010, at 7:45 a.m. on radio station WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 4/27/2010 2:47:20 PM

Dietetics Students to Discuss Food Drive on Radio

Food and Nutrition Department graduate students and Dr. Rita Johnson will discuss the upcoming Community Nutrition Food Drive on WDAD radio, 1450 AM, on Tuesday, April 13, 2010, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 4/9/2010 3:38:51 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss April 2010 Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the IUP Legacy Gala, Undergraduate Scholars Forum, and more on radio show Indiana in the Morning, Tuesday, April 6, 2010, at 7:40 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 4/2/2010 10:40:21 AM

Dietetics Students to Discuss Benefits of Locally Grown Food on Radio

Why we should eat locally grown food will be discussed by graduate students in the Food and Nutrition Department’s dietetics internship program on WDAD radio, 1450 AM, at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, 2010.

Posted on 3/12/2010 8:56:36 AM

Graphic Standards Overview Scheduled

If putting together communications for your office or department is part of your job, consider attending an overview of the university's official graphic identifiers on March 16.

Posted on 3/2/2010 8:22:23 AM

Culinary Arts Graduate Critchfield the Subject of Magazine Web Exclusive

Jeremy Critchfield, Culinary Arts graduate and executive chef at the Nemacolin Woodlands resort, is featured in the February 2010 IUP Magazine Web Exclusive.

Posted on 2/18/2010 2:26:44 PM

Dietetics Students on Radio February 16

Portion control will be discussed by graduate students in the Food and Nutrition Department’s dietetics internship program on WDAD radio, 1450 AM, at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, February 16, 2010.

Posted on 2/12/2010 11:51:29 AM

Dietetics Students on Radio February 9

Graduate students in the Food and Nutrition Department’s dietetics internship program will discuss “Chocolate Says I Love You” at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, February 9, 2010, on WDAD radio, 1450 AM.

Posted on 2/5/2010 11:16:32 AM

Media Relations Director on Radio February 2

Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, will discuss upcoming IUP events on Tuesday, February 2, 2010, at 7:40 a.m. on radio show Indiana in the Morning, airing on WDAD 1450 AM.

Posted on 1/29/2010 3:18:33 PM

Make Sure You Get “IUP Daily”

If IUP Daily is ending up in your Junk Mail folder instead of your e-mail Inbox, here is how to get it delivered correctly.

Posted on 1/19/2010 3:12:27 PM

Graphic Standards Overview Set

If putting together communications for your office or department is part of your job, consider attending an overview of IUP's official graphic identifiers on February 10.

Posted on 1/19/2010 10:08:55 AM

Farm Day Memories, Photos Sought

Do you remember IUP Farm Day, a live, music event in the seventies and early eighties? Your memories and photos are being sought for an upcoming IUP Magazine Web Exclusive.

Posted on 1/18/2010 6:24:57 AM

Video Focuses on Academic Experience

This month’s IUP Magazine Web Exclusive is the video IUP: The Academic Experience . The video features campus scenes as well as footage and interviews of IUP employees and students at work.

Posted on 1/15/2010 2:45:57 PM

Dietetics Students on Radio January 19

Dietetics students Emily Henry and Christina Kretchun will discuss fighting illness with food on radio show Indiana in the Morning at 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, January 19, 2010. The show airs on WDAD radio, 1450 AM.

Posted on 1/14/2010 12:15:14 PM

Winter 2010 “IUP Magazine” Available On Line

IUP Magazine, Winter 2010 issueFind out how the look of the campus has changed over the years, how graduate Lauren Fisher found salvation in the boxing ring, and more in the Winter 2010 issue of IUP Magazine, now on line.                                                                              

Posted on 1/14/2010 10:57:26 AM

Changes to IUP Daily for Spring 2010

IUP Daily has an updated look and a new delivery system.

Posted on 1/8/2010 3:29:52 PM

IUP to Assist Drug-Free Coalition with Video Project

The Armstrong-Indiana Drug Free Communities Coalition will use a room in IUP’s McCarthy Hall on Tuesday, January 12, 2010, to film an educational video, Intro to Drugs: What Kids Don’t Want You to Know.

Posted on 1/8/2010 9:47:47 AM

Dietetics Students on Radio January 12

Two graduate students in the Food and Nutrition Department’s dietetics internship program will continue a semester-long project with Renda Broadcasting on Tuesday, January 12, 2010, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 1/8/2010 9:40:06 AM

“IUP Daily” Break for the Holidays

IUP Daily, the daily newsletter distributed to all IUP employees via e-mail, will not be available December 22, 2009, through January 4, 2010, because of the lack of news expected during the holiday break. If you have news that needs to be distributed in IUP Daily before January 5, 2010, please make sure it is

Posted on 12/17/2009 3:43:22 PM

Marvel Comics Intern Featured in Web Exclusive

Melissa Rogers, in comic formMelissa Rogers’s research packs a punch. Her topic: How women’s autobiographical comics challenge the portrayal of women in mainstream comics and traditional literature. Her experience includes a summer internship at Marvel Comics in New York. Learn more in this month’s IUP Magazine Web Exclusive.

Posted on 12/15/2009 1:54:20 PM

Dietetics Students to Launch Semester-Long Project on Radio

Two graduate students in the dietetics internship program will launch a semester-long project with Renda Broadcasting on December 15, 2009, at 7:45 a.m. The first segment is “Guilt Free Holiday Party Going and Hosting.”

Posted on 12/11/2009 1:56:35 PM

SECA Campaign Donors Win Prizes

As the 2009 State Employee Combined Appeal draws to a close this month, the names of prizewinners selected from among IUP donors have been announced.

Posted on 12/10/2009 12:28:02 PM

“IUP Daily” Schedule during Breaks

IUP Daily, the daily newsletter distributed to all IUP employees via e-mail, will not be available on the following dates: November 26 and 27, 2009 December 22, 2009, through January 4, 2010 The newsletter will not be published because of the holiday breaks and the lack of news expected during that ti

Posted on 11/23/2009 3:36:07 PM

“Band of Brothers” Featured in Web Exclusive

Scott McGuire

This month’s IUP Magazine Web Exclusive is the story of alumnus Scott McGuire, who was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease) eleven years ago. When his fraternity brothers learned that Scott had ALS, they banded together to help him and his family. Scott's positive attitude and motivation continue to inspire them all.

Posted on 11/20/2009 9:57:56 AM

SECA: Need Is Great, Time Is Short

Thanksgiving has traditionally been targeted as the close of IUP’s SECA campaign. The IUP task force encourages employees to make their donation or pledge to help those who are less fortunate.

Posted on 11/16/2009 2:35:15 PM

Official Graphics Standards Overview Set

If putting together communications for your office or department is part of your job, consider attending an overview of IUP's official graphic identifiers.

Posted on 11/2/2009 1:31:19 PM

Media Relations Director on Radio November 3

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will be a guest on Indiana in the Morning on Tuesday, November 3, 2009, at 7:40 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450. She will recap recent IUP events and discuss the upcoming First Commonwealth and Common Freshman Reader lectures as well as other campus happenings.

Posted on 10/30/2009 11:58:24 AM

SECA Lunch Prizes Awarded

See a list of the fifteen prizewinners from the SECA Black and Gold Luncheon on October 22, 2009.

Posted on 10/23/2009 2:55:38 PM

Meet the Man Who Wears the Ring

Super Bowl XLIII championship ringJohn Simpson ’79, events/marketing manager for the six-time Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers, will be a special guest at Thursday’s Black and Gold luncheon to benefit SECA. The event is from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Folger’s Crimson Event Center.

Posted on 10/20/2009 12:01:13 PM

Dries Performs in “Frankenstein” at Philadelphia Street Playhouse

Frankenstein

Communications Office staff member Bruce Dries is performing as the Creature in the production of Frankenstein at the Philadelphia Street Playhouse in downtown Indiana from October 23 through November 1, 2009.

Posted on 10/19/2009 8:51:23 AM

Prizes, Pittsburgh-Style Fare at SECA Luncheon

Mark Geletka, left, Trish Corle, and Sam Phillips are planning a Black and Gold luncheon to benefit SECA on October 22, 2009, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Crimson Event Center, Folger Hall.Those attending the Black and Gold luncheon sponsored by ARAMARK on October 22, 2009, will be eligible for a variety of prizes. The event is from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Folger’s Crimson Event Center. Proceeds benefit SECA (State Employee Combined Appeal).

Posted on 10/14/2009 3:21:06 PM

IUP Magazine Fall 2009 Issue Available On Line

IUP Magazine Fall 2009 coverYou may have already seen the print version, but remember to check out the Fall 2009 issue of IUP Magazine on line. The IUP Magazine website makes additional features and materials available for those who want to know more about what IUP and our alumni are doing.

Posted on 10/14/2009 10:59:52 AM

Pagnucci Wraps Up “Open Office Hours” on Facebook

Check out the final installment of “Open Office Hours” with University Professor Gian Pagnucci on the IUP Facebook page . Gian Pagnucci: Open Office Hours, Part 3 , the third video in the series, was posted Tuesday, October 13, 2009. This video wraps up the week-long interactive event in which Pagnucci, a p

Posted on 10/13/2009 4:25:52 PM

“Gian Pagnucci: Open Office Hours, Part 2” Now on Facebook

University Professor Gian Pagnucci’s video response to a first round of questions and comments from Facebook users was posted on the IUP Facebook page Wednesday, October 7. See Gian Pagnucci: Open Office Hours, Part 2 . Pagnucci, a professor of English , is holding “Open Office Hours” on Facebook this wee

Posted on 10/8/2009 2:17:56 PM

SECA Campaign Under Way for 2009

Task force members are distributing materials for IUP’s 2009 campaign for the State Employee Combined Appeal.

Posted on 10/8/2009 1:04:03 PM

Green Design Featured in “IUP Magazine” Web Exclusive

Tree cutting outside Sutton HallThis month’s IUP Magazine Web Exclusive showcases efforts of the Art Department to recycle, reuse, and reinvent. Featured are the harvesting of campus trees for use by the Center for Turning and Furniture Design and the collection of beach plastic for use in sculptures.

Posted on 9/18/2009 2:25:27 PM

News Report on H1N1 (Swine Flu) Preparedness Features IUP

IUP was recently featured in a report by Johnstown station WJAC-TV about how schools are preparing for the onset of H1N1, also known as swine flu. See footage from the report.

Posted on 9/17/2009 6:19:37 PM

Communications Strategic Plan Available On Line

The University Communications Strategic Plan is now available on the Communications office website. The plan serves as a guide for communicating and raising awareness about events, policies, issues, and developments within the university community.

Posted on 9/4/2009 2:21:20 PM

“IUP Daily” Feedback Wanted

What are your thoughts on IUP Daily? Do you have suggestions for improvement? Please send any suggestions or constructive feedback to web-team@iup.edu.

Posted on 9/4/2009 11:23:23 AM

Media Relations Director on Local Radio

Media Relations Director Michelle Fryling will be a guest on WDAD-AM’s “Indiana in the Morning” with Todd Marino on Tuesday, September 1, 2009, at 7:45 a.m. The show can be heard on 1450-AM.

Posted on 8/28/2009 2:41:35 PM

Communications Office Offers Resources for Your Projects

Templates and pre-designed items are available for your use and help you correctly apply the elements of IUP's identity.

Posted on 8/20/2009 3:56:06 PM

Get My Story Campaign Continues to Showcase Excellence

Get My Story compositeThe newest phase of our Get My Story advertising campaign features stories that continue to showcase the exceptional work done at IUP.

Posted on 8/10/2009 1:28:42 PM

Picnics in the Grove Feedback Wanted

Provide your feedback on the 2009 season of Picnics in the Grove by completing an on-line survey.

Posted on 8/5/2009 2:38:50 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Fall 2009 Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the State of the University address, Freshman Convocation, and other Fall 2009 events on radio station WDAD-AM 1450 on Tuesday, August 4, 2009, at 7:45 a.m.

Posted on 8/3/2009 1:28:59 PM

IUP Magazine Summer 2009 Issue Available On Line

IUP Magazine Summer 2009 coverThe Summer 2009 issue of IUP Magazine is now available on line. Read about the Robert E. Cook Honors College, Punxsutawney’s Elaine Light, the Legacy Gala, and more. 

Posted on 7/20/2009 3:31:28 PM

Magazine Web Exclusive: Alumnus Spearheads Miracle Field for Special-Needs Children

Miracle League batterIUP Magazine will be hitting mailboxes soon, but remember to check the magazine website for features available only on the Web. This month's IUP Magazine Web Exclusive focuses on IUP alumnus Mike Sherry ’90, founder and president of the Miracle League of Southwestern Pennsylvania.

Posted on 7/16/2009 8:30:49 AM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Summer Events on Radio

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will be a guest on Renda Broadcasting’s “Indiana in the Morning” talk show with Bill Otto on Tuesday, July 7, 2009, at 7:45 a.m. The show airs on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 6/30/2009 12:46:57 PM

Information Sheets, Folders Now Available for Guests, VIPs

If you are meeting with a VIP or group of VIPs and need a leave-behind piece, the Communications office has a solution.

Posted on 6/24/2009 9:59:34 AM

Magazine Web Exclusive Chronicles Residential Revival

Sutton Suites near Completion“Chronicling the Residential Revival” is a new web exclusive featured on the IUP Magazine website that takes site users through the phases of the Residential Revival via an interactive campus map.

Posted on 6/19/2009 4:41:08 PM

Penguins Victory Gives Alumnus/Trainer Second Stanley Cup

Stewart's first NHL championship ringThe Pittsburgh Penguins’ victory on Friday marked head trainer and IUP alumnus Chris Stewart’s second time as part of a championship team. Stewart was featured in the Winter 2007 IUP Magazine.

Posted on 6/15/2009 1:07:13 PM

Magazine Website Features New Look, More Content

Donna Brazile photo from IUP MagazineThe revamped IUP Magazine website features a new look, some changes in navigation, and additional content available on the website only.

Posted on 6/1/2009 2:24:18 PM

Media Relations Director to Discuss Summer Events on Radio Show

Director of Media Relations Michelle Fryling will discuss IUP's upcoming summer events on the Indiana in the Morning talk show Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at 7:45 a.m. The show airs on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 5/29/2009 9:14:54 AM

IUP Facebook Page Features Campus News, Videos, Photos, More

IUP community members are invited to check out and become fans of IUP’s Facebook page, featuring live feeds of campus bulletins, calendar highlights, and IUP Athletics news, as well as a photo tour of the main campus, links to resources on the IUP website, videos, and more.

Posted on 2/16/2009 3:53:58 PM

Media Relations Director Fryling on Radio February 10

IUP Media Relations Director Michelle Fryling will be a guest on Bill Otto's Indiana in the Morning radio show on Tuesday, February 10, 2009, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 2/3/2009 10:59:51 AM

Media Relations Director Fryling on Radio February 3

IUP Media Relations Director Michelle Fryling will be a guest on Bill Otto's Indiana in the Morning radio show on Tuesday, February 3, 2009, at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD-AM 1450.

Posted on 1/29/2009 4:10:35 PM

New Advertising Purchasing Procedures in Place

IUP personnel now will use a new process for purchasing advertising of all kinds.

Posted on 12/22/2008 11:38:25 AM

Media Relations Radio Interview Changed

Rick McFerron of the Office of Distance Learning and Continuing Education will substitute for Michelle Fryling, Media Relations director, on the January 13, 2008, episode of "Indiana in the Morning."

Posted on 12/5/2008 12:44:02 PM

Media Relations Director on Radio December 2

Michelle Fryling, director of Media Relations, will discuss the tree lighting and December commencement on Bill Otto's "Indiana in the Morning," Tuesday, December 2, 2008, at 7:45 a.m. on radio station WDAD 1450 AM.

Posted on 12/2/2008 8:46:21 AM

IUP Reporter Faculty Submissions: New Way to Submit

To more thoroughly promote faculty and staff accomplishments, we are changing the way we accept submissions to the Faculty and Staff Stars section of  IUP Reporter , the monthly tabloid sent to employees and friends of IUP.  Beginning October 24, we will only accept submissions that have made their way into the

Posted on 10/24/2008 11:09:40 AM

Give Us Your Story

Students are invited to audition to be part of IUP's Get My Story advertising campaign.

Posted on 9/30/2008 3:38:21 PM

New Identity Standards: Templates Now Available

If your campus office or department needs a printed piece for on-campus distribution, new templates carrying the university's graphic identity standards are now available through a partnership between the Communications Office and University Printing.

Posted on 9/29/2008 3:58:43 PM

Media Relations Director on Radio October 7

IUP Media Relations Director Michelle Fryling will be a guest on Bill Otto's Indiana in the Morning on October 7 at 7:45 a.m. on WDAD 1450 a.m.

Posted on 9/26/2008 9:09:47 AM

September Issue of IUP Reporter Available On Line

The September issue of IUP Reporter, published by the IUP Communications office, is now available on line.

Posted on 9/11/2008 3:25:02 PM

Get My Story: IUP Launches Ad Campaign

Learn about IUP’s “Get My Story” advertising campaign and where you will see IUP in the media.

Posted on 9/7/2008 8:59:13 AM

New Identity System Gives IUP Fresh Look

New efforts in marketing and recruitment have led to a formalized system of graphic standards for IUP, bringing a new look to the traditional logo.

Posted on 8/25/2008 12:01:53 PM

IUP Magazine Wins Top Award

IUP Magazine has won the Gold Award in the External Publications category of the twenty-third annual Admissions Advertising Awards sponsored by Admissions Marketing Report. 
 

Posted on 2/26/2008 1:50:51 PM

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